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Biden announces new travel rules to combat 'unnecessary hidden charges' | CNN Politics

Biden announces new travel rules to combat ‘unnecessary hidden charges’ | CNN Politics

CNN — President Joe Biden announced new rules on Monday that would require airlines and travel sites to be more transparent about the extra fees they might charge customers to combat what he called “unnecessary hidden fees” that “depress household budgets.” Under the proposed rules, airlines and travel sites “must disclose in advance any fees …

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Ubisoft boss clarifies his controversial remarks about toxicity

Ubisoft boss clarifies his controversial remarks about toxicity

photo: Christian Peterson (Getty Images) in a new interview newsUbisoft CEO Yves Guillemot seems to say that the toxicity of the gaming industry comes from the necessary “friction” in the creative process. That means it’s almost inevitable.two years Workplace Liquidation Sexual harassment, misconduct and intimidation of publishers behind Assassin’s Creed and far cry, which sounds …

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Putin ally teases secret meeting that 'could destroy' US

Putin ally teases secret meeting that ‘could destroy’ US

Belarusian Foreign Minister Vladimir Makei revealed on Monday that he participated in a series of secret meetings with European and American leaders on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly last week. “Those were meetings with Europeans and Americans. They asked us to keep the conversation secret,” Makei said, according to Belarusian state news …

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20-Year-Old Linux Workaround Still Slowing Down AMD Systems

20-Year-Old Linux Workaround Still Slowing Down AMD Systems

enlarge / AMD’s second-generation Epyc server chips may have been running 2002-era Linux code, making it slower. Getty Images AMD has come a long way since 2002, but the Linux kernel still treats the modern Threadripper as an Athlon-era system—at least in one respect that can lead to lag. AMD engineer Prateek Nayak recently submitted …

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Horrible moan haunts intercom on American Airlines flight

Horrible moan haunts intercom on American Airlines flight

It’s not even Halloween, but American Airlines passengers have reported horrific moans and ghostly breathing from the intercom system on several flights in recent months. Filmmaker Emerson Collins captured the strange screeching sound on a Sept. 6 flight from Los Angeles to Dallas.This video Got millions of views on Twitter and TikTok. Weirdest flight ever.The …

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Australia marks privacy overhaul after massive cyber attack on Optus

Australia marks privacy overhaul after massive cyber attack on Optus

Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese speaks at the Sydney Energy Forum on July 12, 2022 in Sydney, Australia. Brook Mitchell/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo Sign up now for free and unlimited access to Reuters.com register SYDNEY, Sept 26 (Reuters) – Australia plans to strengthen privacy rules to force companies to notify banks more quickly of cyber …

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Who is Italian far-right leader Giorgio Meloni?

Who is Italian far-right leader Giorgio Meloni?

She is the woman of history. Giorgia Meloni will become Italy’s first female prime minister as her right-wing coalition takes control of both houses of parliament with 44 percent of the vote in Sunday’s national election. Ms Meloni, 45, leads the far-right party, the Italian Brotherhood, which is allied with former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi’s …

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Fed officials warn UK tax cuts increase global recession risk

Fed officials warn UK tax cuts increase global recession risk

The British government’s new fiscal plan has increased economic uncertainty and raised the prospect of a global recession, a senior U.S. central bank official warned after the pound hit a record low. As the pound tumbled as traders digested Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng’s £45bn tax cut plan, the Fed’s Atlanta branch chief, Raphael Bostic, said: The …

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Moscow sends security forces to border as Russians try to escape draft

Moscow sends security forces to border as Russians try to escape draft

Security forces were deployed to at least one Russian crossing on Monday as young people tried to flee President Vladimir Putin’s mobilization order that would send them to the war in Ukraine. Russia’s Federal Security Service, the FSB, has admitted that it has dispatched an armored personnel carrier to the North Ossetian border crossing between …

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Major economies slip into recession as Ukraine war cuts growth, OECD finds

The world’s major economies are slipping into recession as growth falls more than previously forecast due to a global energy and inflation crisis triggered by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, according to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development expects global growth to slow to 2.2% in 2023 …

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